Emergency Information Channels

Stay informed via multiple channels and regular monitoring:

  • Via
  • Tune into local ABC, commercial and community designated radio stations or Sky News TV
  • Call the Victorian Bushfire Information Line (VBIL) on freecall 1800 240 667
    • Deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech/communication impairment can contact VBIL via the National Relay Service on 1800 555 677
    • For help with English, call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 (freecall) and ask them to telephone VBIL. If you know someone who cannot speak English, provide them with this number
  • Download the FireReady App and follow @CFA_Updates on Twitter (#VicFires) or Facebook
  • For info on road closures – Vic Roads
  • For info on park closures – Parks Victoria or 13 19 63